Issue #175 - 11 Nov 2019
BMCC - Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia
SME Conference 2019: Supporting Business To Greater Success (4 Dec)
SMEs play a critical role in the economy, contributing significantly to the gross domestic product and providing millions of job opportunities. With the challenging economic landscape, support for SMEs is vital to boost their readiness and competitiveness to weather through the unpredictable economic environment. Join us and discover critical knowledge and strategies to accelerate your business to the next level.
BMCC Annual Corporate Christmas Luncheon (6 Dec)
That time of year will soon be upon us! Let us revel in Christmas cheer this 6th December as our annual BMCC Christmas Luncheon returns to JW Marriott Kuala Lumpur. Come one, come all, members, colleagues, friends and families as we give a grand glimmering send off to 2019 and toast to an exciting 2020 ahead!
BMCC Higher Education Forum (Tomorrow, 12 Nov)
This half-day forum will seek to discuss on the opportunities and benefits to leverage on the pool of talent of international students in Malaysia and understanding how key stakeholders within the higher education ecosystem can work together to overcome these barriers. In addition, the forum will have a “Student Voice” platform where student leaders (local & international) will share their views on the subject.
Time2Resources Ltd - Student Enhancement Days (6-8 Dec)
Time2Resources Ltd. aims to provide a one stop shop for all of the requirements of teachers and students who take exams in the full range of Economics and Business qualifications, including iGCSE and A Level. In December 2019, Time2Resources will be running student conferences in Kuala Lumpur, hosted by Garden International School.
BMCC visits AirAsia
Last week, the BMCC paid a courtesy visit to fellow Sterling Member, AirAsia
where we met with their team of representatives led by Ms. Amanda Woo, Regional Commercial Director at AirAsia. AirAsia,
the world's leading low-cost carrier, services an extensive network of over 140 destinations across Asia Pacific. Since starting operations in 2001, AirAsia has carried more than 500 million guests and grown its fleet from just two aircraft to over 200.
The airline is proud to be a truly Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) airline with established operations based in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines as well as India and Japan, servicing a network stretching across Asia, Australia and New Zealand, the Middle East and the US. AirAsia has been named the World's Best Low-Cost Airline at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards 10 times in a row from 2009 to 2018.
The Impact of Black Economy on the Business Community in Malaysia
The BMCC is conducting a survey with the aim of identifying challenges that are affecting businesses in Malaysia, particularly on the impact of "black economy". Your feedback is important in providing a clearer view from a business community perspective, the challenges arising from black economy whilst operating in Malaysia. Click here to take survey
Menu Dégustation with Chef Wai at The Library, The Ritz-Carlton
Exclusive for BMCC Members: Journey into The Library with Chef Wai, as he presents a new seasonal menu with an ingredient-focused approach featuring only the finest produce, where every season tells a new story. Savour dishes from the carefully curated Menu Dégustation and enjoy a complimentary bottle of champagne for every table of four.
RM 300 per pax (without wine pairing) | RM 450 per pax (wine pairing)
Contact +6018 621 4252 / firstname.lastname@example.org for more info and reservations
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MIDA Newsletter and i-Incentives Portal for UK Investors
MIDA's October newsletter is now available. Also available with MIDA is the i-Incentives portal that provides information on investment incentives offered by the Federal Goverment of Malaysia. Incentives Coordination and Collaboration Office (ICCO) established under the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) has been tasked as a central coordinator for all investments incentives to meet the national investment agenda. ICCO will be a one-stop centre to advice and coordinate businesses on incentive offerings and provide cross-agency visibility. Click on the banner below to sign up.
Business Innovation Conference 2019 (27 Nov)
BMCC Supported Event
Join the Business Innovation Congress (BIC) on 27 of November 2019 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The main objective of BIC is to provide disruptive ideas and perspectives outside of usual business processes, as well as explore new market trends, products, services, and technological innovation. More info here
10% Discount for BMCC Members
St. John's International School Open Day (16 Nov)
Join us at St. John's International School's Open Day on 16 Nov 2019 (Saturday), from 9.30 AM to 1. 30 PM and discover what we have to offer (Kindergarten, Primary, Secondary & A-level), the opportunity to meet our academic experts and experience our student-led campus tours. 50% waiver on registration fees will be given upon enrolment at the Open Day. Call us at 03-2034 1288 for more info.
The British International School Kuala Lumpur:
Primary Open Event (26 Nov)
BSKL are holding a Primary Open Event on November 26th to give you an opportunity to see their world-class teachers in action and to find out why their students are among the happiest in Kuala Lumpur. During the event you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in their outstanding facilities, breadth of curriculum and personally experience the creative learning that takes place across the school.
As a special offer to all parents who apply on the day of the event, the application fee of RM1,500 per child will be waived. Spaces are limited so register your place here today to not miss out.
Madagascar The Musical: Direct from the UK! (5-8 Dec)
See the smash hit movie, Madagascar comes to life on stage! Featuring all your favourite friends, escaping the zoo has never been more exciting! Let’s MOVE into the musical and join their amazing journey now!
Special BMCC Member Promotion: Enjoy 15% off Premium, VIP, Cat A and Cat B when you purchase Family Of 4 tickets.
Puttin' on a Ritzy Christmas - Teddy Bear Teatime (7-8 Dec)
The much-loved Ritz-Carlton tradition continues with the Teddy Bear Teatime this festive season. Children will be most entertained building their own teddy bears with activities organised by Racheal Kwacz, Child & Family Development Specialist, all while delighting in the delicious Teddy Bear-themed afternoon tea.
MYR160 per adult | MYR115 per child under 12
Contact +6018 929 2174 or email@example.com for more information and reservations
Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet at Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Celebrate the spirit of Thanksgiving and Christmas with extravagant dining experiences curated by a team of passionate chefs and mixologists at Four Seasons Hotel Kuala Lumpur.
Bring family, friends and colleagues to enjoy festive selections throughout December and enjoy 20% discount off food and 10% off beverage package at Curate.
For more information of our festive offers, click here
Bucked Out Seafood with Chilli Crab @ GOBO Chit Chat, Traders Hotel Kuala Lumpur
The latest addition to our seafood line-up is the legendary Chilli Crab - fresh juicy mud crabs stir-fried in a sweet and savoury sauce, perfect for dipping with fried "mantou" buns. Enjoy this finger-licking treat and other seafood delights at our Bucked Out Seafood buffet dinner.
Every Friday & Saturday, 6.30pm-10.30pm, RM149 nett per pax
For further information, reservations and more promotions, click here
HPV Vaccine Promotion at NCSM
Don’t wait, vaccinate! Have you been vaccinated against HPV before? If you haven’t, this is your chance to protect yourself and your family against the most common sexually transmitted virus, for cancer prevention. NCSM will be running a HPV vaccination promotion on 16 & 30 November at an extremely discounted price of RM299 per person for 3 doses. That’s 60% off!